Americans Reject Phone, E-Mail Surveillance
www.angus-reid.com, Sep 10 ’06
Many adults in the United States are not willing to allow government agencies to regularly monitor their telephone calls and e-mails, according to a poll by CBS News. 59 per cent of respondents reject the idea.
…Bush has authorized the National Security Agency (NSA) to operate this program without any judicial oversight.
In May, USA Today reported that the NSA program includes a database with tens of millions of phone call records.